Native of Carencro, Louisiana. I graduated from Carencro High in 2007 and the University of Louisiana in 2011.
20 Most Cajun Things That Ever Happened
We were surfing through one of our favorite websites BuzzFeed.com today when we came across a list of the 29 Most Austin Things That Ever Happened. That got us to thinking... what were the most Cajun things that ever happened? After some careful deliberation, we think we've got a pretty definitive list.
Jindal Orders Flags At Half Staff In Wake Of Lafayette Shooting
Jindal orders flags down in wake of the tragic shooting at the Grand 16 Theater in Lafayette.
Congressman Charles Boustany Speaks On Lafayette Theater Shooting
Congressman Charles Boustany called into KPEL 96.5 this morning to discuss last night's tragic theater shooting.
Could Lafayette Be The Next To Ban Smoking In Bars? | Lafayette Live
The New Orleans smoking ban made national headlines. Could Lafayette be next?
Christine Cavanaugh, Voice Actress from Babe, Rugrats, and Dexter’s Lab; Dies At 51 [Video]
Voice actress responsible for Chuckie from the Rugrats, Babe the pig from Babe, and Dexter from Dexter's Lab passed away on December 22. She was 51.
Paralyzed Bogalusa Bride Overcomes Incredible Odds To Walk Down The Aisle
27-year-old Katie Breland Hughes of Bogalusa, LA said she hit rock bottom after her involvement in a horrific car accident left her paralyzed from the waist down.
Lafayette Restaurant Jolie’s Louisiana Bistro To Be Featured On National Geographic Channel
The national spotlight will once again shine it's light on Lafayette tonight as National Geographic's "Eric Greenspan is Hungry" features Lafayette restaurant Jolie's Louisiana Bistro.
Lafayette Exploring Body Cameras For Police Force – Lafayette Live
During this morning's "Lafayette Live" segment with Joey Durel, a caller asked the City-Parish President if Lafayette has any plans for outfitting Lafayette police officers with body cams.
Breaux Bridge’s Unique Phonebook Praised In National Publication
The town of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana has a phonebook that Garden and Gun called the friendliest in the south because it lists residents by the nicknames.
President Bush Does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, doused himself in ice cold water recently in honor of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Medical School Could Be Coming To Lafayette – Lafayette Live
Joey Durel joined ‘Nathan and Bernie in the Morning‘ for his weekly ‘Lafayette Live‘ segment to discuss plans for the medical school and explain why to him, it just makes sense.
LUS Says Snake Responsible For Lafayette Power Outages
LUS Director Terry Huval has informed KPEL 96.5 that a snake was responsible for the estimated 2,000 Lafayette residents who were left without power for nearly an hour Tuesday night.
Louisiana Man Claims His Father Was The Notorious Zodiac Killer
A Louisiana man has penned the book "The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Searching for My Father ... and Finding the Zodiac Killer".
Popeyes Declares Wednesday May 14 #FreeBiscuitDay
In honor of National Biscuit Day, Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen has announced it will be giving away free biscuits.
JAY Z Ferociously Assaulted By Beyonce’s Sister Solange
Jay Z was assaulted in an elevator by Beyonce's sister Solange during a Met Gala after party last week at the Standard Hotel in NYC
Simon G Rocks The Hot 1079 Turn UP #TD4W Festival International Scavenger Hunt
We sent the new guy, Simon G, out on the streets of Festival International equipped with a GoPro and our very special 2014 Hot 107.9 Turn UP #TD4W Festival International Scavenger Hunt.
Report Says Elfrid Payton Will Declare For NBA Draft
Star point guard Elfrid Payton may have played his last game as a Ragin' Cajun.
Batkid Throws Out First Pitch At Giants Game
Yesterday, Batkid made his triumphant return when he was asked to throw out the first pitch at a San Francisco Giants game. The moment was captured via social media.
Proposed Bill Could Mean Increased Penalties For Referee Abusers In Louisiana
Louisiana legislator Cameron Henry, R-Metairie, has proposed a bill that would mean stiffer penalties for fans and parents that assault and abuse officials at sporting events.
Missing Houma Man Found Dancing Naked In Mississippi Woods
In a bizarre turn of events a missing Houma man was found yesterday in the woods of Hancock County, Mississippi. 29-year-old Bryan Ashley Hulse Jr. had been missing for a few days when he was located near a Mississippi power substation, reportedly dancing naked.